paris climate accord
In his joint address to Congress, French President Emmanuel Macron called out lawmakers and President Trump for prioritizing the coal industry over action on climate change, and for leaving the Paris Climate Accord.
“Americans will honor and fulfill the Paris Agreement by leading from the bottom up — and there isn’t anything Washington can do to stop us.”
It adds further shade after the French president's message to “make our planet great again.”
Rejecting the Paris climate accord while diverging from European allies invites the emergence of an alternative global order.
After announcing the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord, President Donald J. Trump says he was elected to represent “Pittsburgh, not Paris.” Pittsburgh mayor Bill Peduto issued a statement in support of the Paris agreement.
China is aware of the challenges its current environmental woes are causing its economy and its people.
A bipartisan consensus in America is now putting President Barack Obama's signature Paris Climate Accord into action. We have House Speaker Paul Ryan and the President working in lockstep to direct the country into a clean energy future.